The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottingham region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 79 71 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 20 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.90% 2.45% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.51% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 30
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Tester
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1033 1234 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 98.10% 97.47% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 836 927 802
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Tester
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottingham region.

Tester Salary Trend in Nottingham

Tester
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 22 (91.67%) QA
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) Degree
3 11 (45.83%) Selenium
4 9 (37.50%) OSCP
4 9 (37.50%) CREST Certified
4 9 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Information Security
4 9 (37.50%) C++
5 8 (33.33%) C
5 8 (33.33%) Perl
5 8 (33.33%) PHP
5 8 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (33.33%) Internet
5 8 (33.33%) CESG
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) Publishing
5 8 (33.33%) CEH
5 8 (33.33%) Ruby
5 8 (33.33%) OSWP
6 7 (29.17%) SDLC
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
8 5 (20.83%) C#
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 4 (16.67%) JMeter
9 4 (16.67%) Scrum

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) JMeter
2 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.50%) Appium
3 3 (12.50%) Calabash
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Ranorex
3 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.33%) CasperJS
4 2 (8.33%) TestDirector
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.17%) Concordion
5 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
5 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 8 (33.33%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Ajax
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (4.17%) Behat
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Information Security
1 9 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) SDLC
4 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C++
3 8 (33.33%) C
3 8 (33.33%) Perl
3 8 (33.33%) PHP
3 8 (33.33%) Python
3 8 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) CREST Certified
2 9 (37.50%) OSCP
3 8 (33.33%) CEH
3 8 (33.33%) OSWP
4 2 (8.33%) ISEB
4 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) OSCE
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (91.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
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Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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